Cairns Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Media Releases

Cairns Private Hospital celebrates 70 years of caring for the community
Sep 20, 2021
Cairns Private Hospital has celebrated its 70th birthday with a party to acknowledge and thank its staff, doctors and community. Midwife Teresa Jones, who has worked at the hospital for 36 years, was on hand to cut the cake.

Ramsay launches career-boosting programs to empower nurses and midwives
May 10, 2021
Ramsay Health Care Australia has launched an exciting new range of professional development programs specifically tailored for nurses and midwives, as part of its commitment to provide pathways to grow and empower its people.

Ramsay wins top honour for sustainability strategy
May 07, 2021
Ramsay Health Care has topped a field of impressive candidates to win the Outstanding Organisation category in the 2021 HESTA Australia Nursing and Midwifery Awards.

After-hours GP Clinic at Cairns Private Hospital offers emergency care alternative
Apr 30, 2021
Far North Queensland residents who need medical care after hours no longer need to queue in busy hospital emergency departments. The After-Hours GP Clinic at Cairns Private Hospital has treated more than 1,100 patients since it opened in February 2020, giving locals an alternative option for medical care after hours.

Ron’s ‘great shave’ at Cairns Private Hospital raises money for blood cancer research
Apr 21, 2021
The foyer of Cairns Private Hospital has been filled with clippers, hair dye, TV cameras and a cake stall to support a much loved, cheeky patient who was raising funds to help find a cure for blood cancer.

Cairns Private named among world’s best hospitals in 2021
Mar 19, 2021
Cairns Private Hospital has been named in the third annual World’s Best Hospitals 2021 list

Gold standard for Queensland’s north in the face of skin cancer
Feb 16, 2021
Cairns Day Surgery has Australia’s only Mohs surgeon north of Brisbane, offering specialty surgery for removal of trickier skin cancers on the face.

Ramsay pledges “I am and I will” for World Cancer Day
Feb 04, 2021
To mark World Cancer Day, Ramsay Health Care has shared how it is making important forward strides in the fight against cancer, by investing in clinical trials and research and offering comprehensive cancer care services across Australia.

Ramsay joins global celebration of health and care workers
Jan 25, 2021
Ramsay Health Care Australia is joining a global celebration of health care employees, thanks to the World Health Organisation (WHO) designating 2021 as the International Year of Health and Care Workers.

Second generation doctors delivering new life in Cairns
Jan 14, 2021

  • Two Cairns doctors are celebrating 30 years of working together at Cairns Private Hospital

  • Both doctors are second generation, following in their father’s footsteps and have been working in Cairns since 1990

  • Their photo book, ‘Safe arrivals – celebrating a collaborative journey’ is part of a four-week photo exhibition at The Tanks Arts Centre from 22 January